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Unions say they are “concerned” about the consequences of the new minimum wage

Unions say they are “concerned” about the consequences of the new minimum wage

After the government announced the increase in the minimum wage for 2024, which with an increase of 12% now stands at USD 1,300,000, plus transport aid at USD 162,000, there were many reactions from various trade unions and political actors in the country. Also read: The government has announced a 12% increase in the minimum […]

The minimum wage in Colombia is determined by decree and no agreement has been reached

The minimum wage in Colombia is determined by decree and no agreement has been reached

Now the responsibility lies with President Gustavo Petro, who will have to be very balanced in defining the oil price increase by decree minimum wage from 2024 and taking into account that businessmen insist that the increase should be in accordance with the economic situation of the country. Fabio Arias, president of the Workers’ Unitary […]

We must work to reach an agreement on the minimum wage: Bruce Mac Master

We must work to reach an agreement on the minimum wage: Bruce Mac Master

Faced with this, Bruce MacMasterchairman of the Andyreminded that this year is very special, in which the economic activity has shown a contraction unprecedented in many years, in which inflation remains high and in which inflation remains high interest ratesdespite the decision of the Bank of the Republic to reduce a quarter point during your […]

Acopi proposes a minimum wage in 2024 with an increase of up to 10%

Acopi proposes a minimum wage in 2024 with an increase of up to 10%

“All this data and the various settings are provided to the Salary Policy Committee that suffices. In the event that we do not agree to participate, the government, unions And the productive sector represented in five unions If we do not agree on a uniform percentage, the government can make its own decision,” he said. […]

“Lots of dialogue and little concreteness”: trade unions after meeting with Petro

“Lots of dialogue and little concreteness”: trade unions after meeting with Petro

In this sense, he stressed that unions such as fenalcothe Andy and the SAC They were interested in being able to specify some topics reactivation of the country’s economy. “I think this was the start of a number of meetings that I hope the president will be excited to continue because we have gotten into […]

The adoption of the labor reform is a mistake: National Trade Union Council

The adoption of the labor reform is a mistake: National Trade Union Council

“As spokespersons for the country’s business and productive fabric, we believe that the adoption of the labor reform is a mistake, as it does not meet the objectives of reducing unemployment and informality, it does not update the justice system to the new realities of the working marketcauses imbalances in collective labor relations and does […]

Divisions remain after labor reform hearing

Divisions remain after labor reform hearing

Disagreements continue to reign in the discussions on the labor reform proposed by Gustavo Petro’s government. In the Seventh Committee of the House of Representatives The public hearing on this initiative was held, analyzing and sharing the benefits and impact it will have on the country. (Read: Labor reform: their impact analyzed and shared in […]

The storm facing labor and pension reforms

The storm facing labor and pension reforms

When gauging the temperature of the debates generated by the labor and pension reforms, it could be said that the labor reform is hotter as criticisms do not stop over the impact it will have on corporate sustainability, the job creation and informality. Read also: Faced with criticism, Labor Secretary defends labor and pension reforms […]

The reform does not change the weeks or the age to retire

The reform does not change the weeks or the age to retire

It will create one Savings fundavoiding any impact on the stock market and the acquisition of TES or government debt securities. The money that members have in their savings accounts continues to be managed by the AFPs, Pension Fund Administrators, and is only used for the recognition of their pensions. In addition, there are special […]

Strong criticism of Minmina’s oil and gas contract announcement

Strong criticism of Minmina’s oil and gas contract announcement

Former Senator for Dignity Jorge Enrique Robledo he trembled: “With their nonsense they have ridiculed Gustavo Petro and the minminas Irene Vélez in Davos. Mrs. Irene’s insistence on no new hydrocarbon contracts reminds me of Goyeneche’s magic formulas (their parents explain to the youngest). Harmful to Colombia”. The President of the Colombian Association of Oil […]

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